Treat yourself to a genuinely unique experience in this luxurious six bedroom six and a half bath rebuilt 19th century stone mansion overlooking Long Island Sound. Originally built in 1825 by Mystic banker Elias Brown the Stone House stood majestically atop Quoketaug Hill. Everything but the stonework burned to the ground in 1924. It was finally rebuilt in 2016.
The formal living room with its marble-faced gas log fireplace offer a beautiful sitting area for quiet conversation, reading or watching television.
The dining room provides elegant seating for sixteen people. It too has a marble-faced gas-log fireplace. It is decorated with a beautiful collection of Japanese plates from the family’s years of living in Japan.
The gourmet kitchen features a 48” 6-burner gas stove with griddle and two ovens. The 3-seat granite topped peninsula area provides a work area with views of the verandah and Long Island Sound beyond. The kitchen is completely stocked with every cooking device required to create a gourmet meal. No need to tote things from home. A small breakfast nook makes a great place for early-risers to share a cup of coffee and watch the news. A Dutch door leads out to the verandah.
The 20’ by 24’verandah offers alfresco dining in the warm weather. A gas grill is conveniently located just off the steps. Guests have easy access to the Garden Lot and wonderful views of Fisher’s Island.
Taking the stairs to the second floor you will find three bedroom suites. The Stanton Suite has a queen-sized bed and offers views to the south and east. The bath features a beautiful freestanding tub and a tile shower.
The Williams Suite is the largest bedroom and has a queen-sized bed. The windows face the hayfield to the east and offer views of Watch Hill in the distance.
The Denison Suite has a queen-size bed. It offers nice views of the sunsets. Both the Williams and Denison suites have custom tile showers.
The 3rd floor also has three bedroom suites. Two have beautiful walk-in tile showers. The third offers a tub/shower combo. Harold and Marjory have queen-size beds. The Einna suite has two sets of bunk beds.
The largest part of the 3rd floor is given up to the Gathering Room. This 25’ X 30’ south-facing room has two large sitting areas. One in the south dormer with exquisite views. This is a great place for tea or cocktails and catching up with friends or family. The other is more of an entertainment area with a large flat-screen TV with a wrap-around couch to lounge around on. A premium cable package provides access to a vast selection of movies and sporting events There’s a game table for cards, chess or checkers. On the west side is a three-seat bar area with a sink, small refrigerator, blender and enough glasses to make long trips to the kitchen unnecessary.
All the floors are hardwood except for the bathrooms which are tile. The laundry room in the basement has a washer and dryer for guests to use. There are individual heating and AC controls on each floor.
The house is situated on almost 6 acres of open fields. The driveway has ample parking for six cars and there is plenty of room in the field for more. We are less than 2 miles from Interstate 95 and less than 20 minutes from the casinos, wineries and Rhode Island beaches.